Teens need to know boundaries, norms and how society works, and this should be taught through using social media, i.e. the tools that they use anyway .
The reason that "because kids are doing it" it not a good reason to start teaching about social media in schools. "Pedagogy and understanding of the tools, are two key pieces of knowledge that teachers must have before entertaining the idea of bringing social media into the classroom. Information sharing is relevant to education..."
A valid point made for teachers continuous professional development!